GIS for International Crises, Development, and the Environment

Schools of Public Engagement: Grad Programs in Int'l Affairs

Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Graduate Course
Degree Students (with Restrictions)
Geographic Information System
Spring 2024
Taught By: Stephen Metts
Section: A

CRN: 2115

Credits: 3

This course provides an introductory foundation in desktop Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software for real-world scenarios and research questions in humanitarian relief, international development and environmental challenges. Students will learn to map, analyze and publish spatial information at regional and global scales using industry standard GIS tools. The cartographic, data management and spatial analysis skills that students will gain from this course are integral to the international development, urban and environmental planning fields.

College: Schools of Public Engagement (NS)

Department: Grad Programs in Int'l Affairs (GPIA)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 17

Add/Drop Deadline: February 4, 2024 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2024 (Tuesday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 2:40am EDT 6/21/2024